Maine Job Growth
There were 623,000 jobs in Maine in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 679,638 employed persons for the month. Maine added 3,000 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 3,897 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Maine job growth compared to other states.
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Maine Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Maine as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment in Maine
CES employment in March 2017 for Maine is at a new high of 623,000.
CPS employment in Maine for March 2017 is at a new high of 679,638.
Employment: CES, CPS
Maine Employment History